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One-Stop Service Center Now Opens to Serve Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs)

The One-Stop Service center that promised by President Rodrigo Duterte during his SONA is now open for business. In response to the President Duterte’s orders to streamline and make it easier for OFWs to avail the services of the government, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) opens the first one-stop service center for overseas Filipino workers (OFWs). According to POEA Administrator Hans Leo Cacdac, the newly opened center includes representatives from various agencies with services that are all “relevant to OFWs,” and is now ready to serve as many as 2,000 to 3,000 OFWs daily….

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Philippine universities begin shift to international school calendar

The Philippines is the only member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) still starting its academic year in June. With ASEAN integration in 2015 creating new opportunities to internationalize their campuses and the K-12 education system severely affecting college enrollment in 2016, Philippine institutions are feeling the pressure to shift their academic calendars. Adamson University will begin the next school year this August, with other Philippine universities and colleges expected to follow suit in moving their academic calendar by 2015, in order to align them with foreign counterparts….

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